Posted on by Ryan Akarm

Don't even think about throwing away that leftover Christmas turkey!
 
We’ve got the perfect leftover Turkey dish for you to try - This Turkey Tikka Masala is a MUST
 
Enjoy this British Classic with a Christmas twist - It’s got the PERFECT combination including a little chilli kick to add to your leftover Turkey before simmering in a creamy, tomato sauce.
 
Inspiring Ingredients
  •  Your leftover Christmas Turkey
  • 2 large onions
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 1" piece of ginger
  • 200ml of tinned tomatoes
  • 100ml of single cream or low-fat creme fraiche
  • Fresh coriander (for garnish - optional)
  • 1 tsp of lemon juice
  • 4 tbsp of cooking oil or low-calorie spray
  • 1 tsp of salt
 
The magic method...
 
Preparation
Peel and finely chop the onions, garlic and ginger.
 
Chop your left over Christmas turkey into bite-size pieces and mix with the contents of your SpiceNTice marinade sachet, half a tsp of salt and half the chopped garlic and ginger. Leave to marinate for 30 mins or more. Blend the tomatoes.
Cooking the curry
1) Lay your turkey on a baking tray and place under a medium grill for 2-5 mins util they are charred around the edges but not cooked through. Then leave aside.
2) Heat oil/low cal spray in a pan and fry the onion over a medium heat. As the onions brown add the remaining ginger and garlic, and continue to fry.
3 )Now add the tomatoes with contents of sachet 2, half a tsp of salt and 1 tsp of lemon juice.
4) Stir in your turkey, and gently simmer for 8-10 mins with a lid on.
5) Stir in 100ml of fresh cream/soya cream, add 50ml of warm water if the sauce is too thick.
6) Cook for 5 mins until the turkey is tender. Check seasoning and serve with rice and/or naan bread.